Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
Earn Your Licensure to Teach in Elementary and Middle Schools
The College of Education's Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education offers the perfect balance of theory and field experience to prepare future 1-8 educators. In this elementary education degree program, you can gain the knowledge to effectively lead in today's diverse classrooms. Learn content knowledge and increase your understanding of pedagogy under the direction of expert faculty. This bachelors in elementary education program, approved by the Arizona State Board of Education, leads to initial licensure for elementary and middle school teachers.
The Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education curriculum offers the groundwork to help you flourish into an outstanding educator. Core coursework emphasizes critical thinking and communication skills, increasing your readiness for your elementary education focus. Educational courses highlight historical issues in teaching and learning while exploring contemporary instructional theories. The program concludes with hands-on experience, in which you complete your student teaching component in a local school or educational organization.